Lou Williams already boasts two trophies as proof of being considered one of league’s all-time finest sixth males. Now he stands alone in that subject within the scoring column.
On Monday night time the Clippers guard handed Dell Curry for most complete bench factors in league historical past. The achievement comes within the former second-round decide’s 14th season, a span that has seen him begin simply 109 of his 923 profession video games performed.
Williams is averaging 20.2 factors in simply 26.6 minutes for the Clippers, who’ve remained resilient within the Western Convention playoff race regardless of buying and selling Tobias Harris earlier than the deadline. Williams has since stepped up his manufacturing, scoring 23.1 factors per sport within the 12 video games because the commerce.
The 2-time Kia Sixth Man of the 12 months has performed for the 76ers, Hawks, Raptors, Lakers, Rockets and Clippers, by no means averaging fewer than 23 minutes because the begin of his third NBA season (2007-08). The Clippers introduced Williams’ achievement in the course of the sport, to which the group responded with a standing ovation.